ISBN13:978-1566391221 ISBN10: 1566391229 This edition has also been released as: ISBN13: 978-1566391214 ISBN10: 1566391210
This collection of essays presents a range of critical approaches to the study of bureaucracy and organizations.
Edition/Copyright:REV 94 Cover: Print On Demand Publisher:Temple University Press Year Published: 1994 International: No
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Pt. I Classical Problems and Perspectives
1. Bureaucracy 2. The Spirit of Bureaucracy and Beyond Bureaucracy: The Paris Commune 3. Oligarchy 4. Scientific Management 5. The Real Meaning of Taylorism 6. Human Relations and the Informal Organization 7. Three Patterns of Bureaucracy
Pt. II Forms of Control and Divisions of Labor
8. Forms of Control in the Labor Process: An Historical Analysis 9. Machine Technology and Workplace Control: The U.S. Post Office 10. Organizing Consent on the Shop Floor: The Game of Making Out 11. Women, Unions, and Participative Management: Organizing in the Sunbelt 12. Organizational Expertise and Bureaucratic Control: Behavioral Science as Managerial Ideology 13. Reproducing Hierarchy: Job Evaluation and Comparable Worth in State Government 14. Manufacturing Management Ideology: Corporate Culture and Control in Financial Services
Pt. III Structures, Power, and Practices
15. The Rationing of Services in Street-Level Bureaucracies 16. Teaching and Learning in a Bureaucratic School 17. Women and Power in Organizations 18. Mentoring and Irrationality: The Role of Racial Taboos 19. Normal Accident at Three Mile Island 20. The Department of Defense and the Military-Industrial Establishment: The Politics of the Iron Triangle 21. Bureaucracy and the Regulation of Health and Safety at Work: A Comparison of the U.S. and Sweden 22. Class and Politics in the Organization of Public Administration: The U.S. Department of Labor 23. The AIDS Crisis and Organizational Failure
Pt. IV Organizational Alternatives and Social Change
24. The Collectivist Organization: An Alternative to Rational-Bureaucratic Models 25. Community-Owned Government: Empowering Rather than Serving 26. The Algebra Project: Organizing in the Spirit of Ella 27. Worker Participation in Technological Change: Interests, Influence, and Scope 28. Feminism and the Forms of Freedom 29. Learning Pluralism: Democracy and Diversity in Feminist Organizations 30. Internal Organization and Social Structure in Community Organizing: The Case of ACORN 31. Fishbowl Planning: Environmental Regulation, Economic Development, and Democratic Technique 32. Beyond NIMBY: Participatory Approaches to Hazardous Waste Management in Canada and the United States
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